Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 38 23
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,550 1,916 2,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.39% 6.27% 8.04%
As % of the Vendors category 12.57% 13.84% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 1,666 2,499
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,329 13,840 16,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.84% 45.26% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9,814 10,990 13,360
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +12 582 £45,000 +12.50% 74
Hampshire -22 416 £38,000 -5.00% 62
Berkshire +10 384 £47,500 +5.56% 36
Surrey -10 320 £45,000 +5.88% 43
Buckinghamshire -10 117 £40,000 +8.11% 25
West Sussex -4 110 £43,750 +25.00% 17
Oxfordshire -7 81 £35,000 - 13
East Sussex -11 55 £40,000 - 9
Kent +4 53 £34,500 -11.54% 7
Middlesex +6 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Home Counties +4 2 £42,500 +6.25%
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,038 (66.97%) Windows
2 990 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 761 (49.10%) Active Directory
4 710 (45.81%) Windows Server
5 667 (43.03%) Microsoft
6 515 (33.23%) Linux
7 494 (31.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 402 (25.94%) ITIL
9 396 (25.55%) Cisco
9 396 (25.55%) Firewall
10 373 (24.06%) Office 365
11 357 (23.03%) Hyper-V
12 341 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 311 (20.06%) Amazon AWS
14 306 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 275 (17.74%) Citrix
16 274 (17.68%) DNS
17 269 (17.35%) SQL
17 269 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 255 (16.45%) SQL Server
19 252 (16.26%) Data Centre
20 248 (16.00%) DHCP
21 244 (15.74%) MS Exchange
22 224 (14.45%) WAN
23 215 (13.87%) LAN
24 206 (13.29%) VMware ESXi
25 204 (13.16%) PowerShell
26 202 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
27 198 (12.77%) SCCM
28 187 (12.06%) SAN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 244 (15.74%) MS Exchange
2 135 (8.71%) IIS
3 94 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 76 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 74 (4.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 65 (4.19%) OpenStack
7 45 (2.90%) Skype for Business
8 42 (2.71%) Apache
9 35 (2.26%) Tomcat
10 27 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (1.23%) nginx
11 19 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (1.10%) JBoss
14 16 (1.03%) Confluence
15 12 (0.77%) CloudStack
16 11 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.65%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
19 5 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 156 (10.06%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.26%) Scribe Insight
2 4 (0.26%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.065%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 494 (31.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 373 (24.06%) Office 365
3 311 (20.06%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
5 51 (3.29%) IaaS
6 47 (3.03%) PaaS
7 32 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 32 (2.06%) OpenShift
8 25 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (1.61%) SaaS
9 18 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 18 (1.16%) GitHub
10 15 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (0.84%) Mimecast
13 10 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
13 10 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 396 (25.55%) Firewall
2 274 (17.68%) DNS
3 248 (16.00%) DHCP
4 224 (14.45%) WAN
5 215 (13.87%) LAN
6 187 (12.06%) SAN
7 181 (11.68%) TCP/IP
8 175 (11.29%) VPN
9 111 (7.16%) Wireless
10 94 (6.06%) VLAN
11 70 (4.52%) Internet
12 69 (4.45%) Cisco ASA
13 62 (4.00%) Skype
14 61 (3.94%) Network Security
15 52 (3.35%) VoIP
16 51 (3.29%) NAS
17 47 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 38 (2.45%) MPLS
19 35 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
20 34 (2.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 75 (4.84%) MySQL
3 42 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (2.32%) NoSQL
5 29 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 29 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
6 25 (1.61%) Big Data
6 25 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (1.35%) Relational Database
10 14 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.58%) JIRA
2 40 (2.58%) Vagrant
3 34 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 27 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (1.48%) Subversion
6 21 (1.35%) Mercurial
7 20 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 19 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 17 (1.10%) GitLab
10 15 (0.97%) Bitbucket
11 14 (0.90%) Selenium
12 12 (0.77%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.77%) Maven
13 11 (0.71%) Chocolatey
14 10 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (0.52%) MSI
16 7 (0.45%) AdminStudio
17 6 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 172 (11.10%) Finance
2 77 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.19%) Marketing
4 29 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 29 (1.87%) Retail
5 23 (1.48%) Banking
6 22 (1.42%) Electronics
6 22 (1.42%) Legal
7 19 (1.23%) Advertising
8 18 (1.16%) Back Office
9 12 (0.77%) Games
10 11 (0.71%) Italian Language
10 11 (0.71%) Law
11 10 (0.65%) German Language
12 8 (0.52%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.45%) French Language
13 7 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (0.39%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 283 (18.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 195 (12.58%) Support Engineer
3 162 (10.45%) Analyst
4 131 (8.45%) IT Engineer
5 126 (8.13%) Administrator
6 124 (8.00%) Architect
7 107 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 103 (6.65%) IT Support
9 83 (5.35%) VMware Engineer
10 82 (5.29%) Consultant
11 76 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 68 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
13 67 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
13 67 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
14 66 (4.26%) Support Analyst
15 63 (4.06%) Windows Engineer
16 60 (3.87%) Network Engineer
17 54 (3.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 54 (3.48%) IT Manager
17 54 (3.48%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.29%) Web Services
2 40 (2.58%) .NET
3 35 (2.26%) LAMP
4 30 (1.94%) HTML
5 29 (1.87%) RESTful
6 27 (1.74%) LDAP
7 24 (1.55%) J2EE
7 24 (1.55%) Spring Boot
8 23 (1.48%) JSON
9 21 (1.35%) HTML5
9 21 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (1.35%) Spring
10 20 (1.29%) CSS
11 18 (1.16%) SOAP
11 18 (1.16%) XML
12 16 (1.03%) Kafka
13 15 (0.97%) REST
14 14 (0.90%) WCF
15 13 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
16 12 (0.77%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 252 (16.26%) Data Centre
2 93 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
3 68 (4.39%) Private Cloud
4 67 (4.32%) Replication
5 59 (3.81%) Public Cloud
6 56 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 47 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
8 45 (2.90%) Clustering
9 39 (2.52%) Computer Science
10 37 (2.39%) PKI
11 33 (2.13%) Driving Licence
12 28 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
14 21 (1.35%) EMC VNX
14 21 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
15 20 (1.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 19 (1.23%) CMDB
17 14 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
17 14 (0.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1,038 (66.97%) Windows
2 710 (45.81%) Windows Server
3 515 (33.23%) Linux
4 306 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 269 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 184 (11.87%) Windows 10
7 125 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 101 (6.52%) Unix
9 84 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 67 (4.32%) Windows 8
11 45 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (2.71%) CentOS
13 37 (2.39%) Debian
14 31 (2.00%) AIX
15 27 (1.74%) Ubuntu
16 24 (1.55%) Windows XP
17 19 (1.23%) Apple iOS
17 19 (1.23%) Solaris
18 18 (1.16%) Android
19 13 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (25.94%) ITIL
2 341 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 184 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
5 143 (9.23%) DevOps
6 108 (6.97%) Configuration Management
7 105 (6.77%) Service Management
8 98 (6.32%) Project Management
9 85 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 85 (5.48%) Presales
10 82 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 81 (5.23%) Migration
11 81 (5.23%) Problem Management
12 80 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 75 (4.84%) ITIL V3
14 73 (4.71%) Incident Management
15 69 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
16 66 (4.26%) Scrum
17 64 (4.13%) Service Delivery
18 62 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (17.35%) SQL
2 204 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 135 (8.71%) Python
4 92 (5.94%) Bash Shell
5 86 (5.55%) Java
6 56 (3.61%) Ruby
7 46 (2.97%) Perl
8 37 (2.39%) JavaScript
9 35 (2.26%) C#
10 32 (2.06%) C
10 32 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 25 (1.61%) Go
12 24 (1.55%) VBScript
13 21 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.16%) C++
15 16 (1.03%) VB
16 11 (0.71%) Java 8
17 8 (0.52%) Assembly Language
17 8 (0.52%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 202 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 156 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 153 (9.87%) MCSE
4 152 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
5 142 (9.16%) Degree
6 130 (8.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 126 (8.13%) CCNA
8 95 (6.13%) MCSA
9 94 (6.06%) SC Cleared
10 54 (3.48%) CCNP
11 53 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
12 46 (2.97%) MCP
13 41 (2.65%) DV Cleared
14 29 (1.87%) VCP6
15 25 (1.61%) MCITP
16 22 (1.42%) CCIE
17 20 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
18 18 (1.16%) EMC Certification
19 17 (1.10%) RHCE
19 17 (1.10%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.29%) SLA
2 40 (2.58%) GDPR
3 33 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.42%) QA
5 18 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.84%) PMO
7 12 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.32%) ISO 22301
8 5 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.19%) COBIT
11 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.13%) ECSS
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.065%) HL7
12 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 990 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 761 (49.10%) Active Directory
3 357 (23.03%) Hyper-V
4 206 (13.29%) VMware ESXi
5 179 (11.55%) vSphere
6 90 (5.81%) Docker
7 86 (5.55%) XenApp
8 73 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
8 73 (4.71%) XenDesktop
9 56 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
10 41 (2.65%) VMware NSX
11 35 (2.26%) KVM
12 33 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 30 (1.94%) vCloud
14 23 (1.48%) VirtualBox
15 19 (1.23%) Xen
15 19 (1.23%) XenServer
16 16 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
17 15 (0.97%) Firmware
18 13 (0.84%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 198 (12.77%) SCCM
2 94 (6.06%) SCOM
3 93 (6.00%) Ansible
4 70 (4.52%) Puppet
5 67 (4.32%) vCenter Server
6 64 (4.13%) Kubernetes
7 55 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (2.71%) Nagios
9 37 (2.39%) vRealize
10 29 (1.87%) Backup Exec
11 23 (1.48%) WSUS
12 22 (1.42%) SCVMM
13 20 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
13 20 (1.29%) NetBackup
14 19 (1.23%) EMC VPLEX
14 19 (1.23%) Terraform
15 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
16 16 (1.03%) Rancher
17 13 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
17 13 (0.84%) vMotion
Vendors
1 667 (43.03%) Microsoft
2 396 (25.55%) Cisco
3 275 (17.74%) Citrix
4 166 (10.71%) HP
5 119 (7.68%) EMC
6 113 (7.29%) Oracle
7 92 (5.94%) Red Hat
8 87 (5.61%) NetApp
9 79 (5.10%) Dell
10 76 (4.90%) Juniper
11 65 (4.19%) SolarWinds
12 50 (3.23%) Veeam
13 49 (3.16%) F5
14 46 (2.97%) Google
15 44 (2.84%) ServiceNow
16 41 (2.65%) Symantec
17 39 (2.52%) Palo Alto
18 38 (2.45%) BMC
18 38 (2.45%) Brocade
19 37 (2.39%) SAP